Biography of Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549

Timeline

On 02 Jun 1492 Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester 1460-1526 (31) and Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan 1476-1507 were married

Around 1496 Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 was born to Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester 1460-1526 (35) and Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan 1476-1507

On Aug 1507 Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (11) succeeded 1st Baron Herbert

On Aug 1507 Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan 1476-1507 died. She was buried at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire

After Aug 1507 Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester 1460-1526 (46) and Elizabeth West 1487-1526 were married. The date most likely incorrect since their daughter was born in 1497; unless of course the daughter's mother is mis-attributed. The after 1507 date is derived from the death of his first wife in Aug 1507.

On 15 Jun 1514 Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (18) and Margaret Courtenay Countess Worcester 1499-1525 (15) were married. Margaret Courtenay Countess Worcester 1499-1525 (15) by marriage Countess Worcester (5C 1514).

In 1524 Lucy Somerset Baroness Latimer Snape 1524-1583 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (28) and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Around 1524 Anne Somerset 1524-1583 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (28) and Margaret Courtenay Countess Worcester 1499-1525 (25)

Before 1526 Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (29) and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 were married. Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 by marriage Countess Worcester (5C 1514).

Before 1526 Margaret Courtenay Countess Worcester 1499-1525 (26) died

In 1526 William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester 1526-1589 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (30) and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

On 15 Mar 1526 Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester 1460-1526 (65) died. He was buried at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. His son Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (30) succeeded as 2nd Earl Worcester (5C 1514)

In 1532 Francis Somerset 1532-1563 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (36) and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Trial of Anne Boleyn

On 15 May 1536 Queen Anne Boleyn (35) tried at the King's Hall in the Tower of London. .
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (62) was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard 1516-1547 (20) attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 was one of the judges. Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 was the principal witness.
The jurors were:
Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545,
Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585,
Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (48),
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (44),
John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562,
Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38),
Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley 1476-1556,
Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (27),
Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560,
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65),
Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551,
Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (40),
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527,
Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550,
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40),
William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (60),
Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580 (24),
Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48),
Edward Powers Lord Powers,
William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540 (66),
Thomas Ware,
Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor 1467-1543 (69), and
George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558 (39).

In 1538 Anne Somerset Countess Northumberland 1538-1596 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (42) and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

On 17 Oct 1549 Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 (53) died. His son William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester 1526-1589 (23) succeeded as 3rd Earl Worcester (5C 1514)

In 1565 Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 died.

Thomas Somerset was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Eleanor Somerset was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Charles Somerset was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Joan or Jane Somerset -1549 was born to Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549 and Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 4 Grand Son of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 12 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland 1031-1093

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester 1460-1526 Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandFather: Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 Great Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 Son Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent 1350-1416 Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick 1338-1401 Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers Countess Warwick Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle 1352-1417 Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Lisle Baroness Berkeley, 3rd Baroness Lisle 1362-1391 Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandMother: Joan Hill 1412-1493

Great GrandFather: Robert Hill of Shilston 1392-1444

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Hill of Shilston 1375-1423

Mother: Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan 1476-1507 Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

GrandFather: William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke 1451-1491 Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-1469

Great x 2 GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert 1380-1445

Great x 2 GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Great x 3 GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon 1380-1415

Great GrandMother: Anne Devereux 1430-1486 Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1387-1459 Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1361-1402

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Crophull 1371-1436 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

GrandMother: Mary Woodville Countess Pembroke Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1385-1441

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Woodville 1341-1403

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate 1390-1448

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate 1350-

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp 1370-

Great GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 2 GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol 1390-1433 Great x 4 Grandson Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Luxembourg 1370-1397 Great x 3 Grandson Henry III King England 1207-1272

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Brienne 1365-

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margherita Baux 1394-1469 Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria 1330-1422

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sueva Orsini 1360-1430 Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216